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Music Notes for Lent III

Neil Weston

For Lent III we shall be singing Psalm 46 to the well-known Anglican chant based on Luther’s Hymn, Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott (A Mighty Fortress is our God), which itself is a paraphrase of Psalm 46. Luther wrote both the words and the music between 1527 and 1529 and the hymn was considered…